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Royal Oak, Michigan
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 July 2012

I have only been up north a couple of times now, and this place is so comfy! I love nature and the rooms made me feel like I was camping. The decorations are very cool and unique and the beds are so cozy. The owners are very friendly ( which from the Lower Peninsula, you aren't used to friendly business... More 

Thank inculoser
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103 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2012

Came to stay after reading reviews and I am highly suspicious of who really wrote those. Rooms are horrible, smell bad and for the price go stay at the beautiful hotels on the water with views, pools and cleanliness. I was "assured" the rooms were clean and as a small resort owner I was really surprised at what they consider... More 

5 Thank ddavis1212
Austin, TX
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13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2012

We stayed two nights in the Bear Cove Inn in the Waterfall room. It's clear that a lot of care has gone into the decor of each room: I think every single leaf was hand-glued onto the beech trees. It is quite over-the-top. Really, we booked here because of the photos from the website, and they didn't do it justice.... More 

2 Thank Amelia E
Coopersville, Michigan, United States
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2012

We now always stay at the Bear Cove Inn when in St. Ignace. The rooms are all unique and fun, and we recommend this marvelous b & b for everyone looking for a great experience. The only time we go to a casino is with our free tokens, and usually end up with a couple of dollars in out pockets!

1 Thank Marian H
Marquette, Michigan
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25 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2011

I have been a returning guest at the Bear Cove for four years now. Initially we stayed in the tree fort room, which was even cooler than the pictures lead me to believe, also have stayed in the King room, Las Vegas room, and the Up North Room. Everytime our stay at the Bear Cove has been memorable, the rooms... More 

2 Thank MelissaKay
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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27 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2011

Bear Cove Inn is ideally located for travel between peninsulas. We booked solely because the rooms looked too ridiculous to be true, and we weren't disappointed. Really enjoyed the kitschy decor, and while breakfast isn't much to write home about, the room is comfortable, clean, and worth photographing.

2 Thank foxallis
Marquette, Michigan
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17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2011

We stayed at Bear Cove Inn on our girl's trip to Mackinac Island and very much enjoyed our stay. We stayed in the Bear Room and it was so cute and cozy. The beds were very comfortable. If you really want to support the locals, this is the place to stay! The owners were extremely friendly and helpful. They have... More 

1 Thank Redheadedyooper
Kalamazoo, Michigan
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30 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2011

The themed rooms are really cute, and this place is run by a very nice local family who really seems to care about their business and the community. However, our room smelled musty. We had to sleep with the windows wide open for my husband to not gag all night long. Breakfast in the morning was just donuts, bread for... More 

4 Thank LostMason
b_c_inn09, Owner at Bear Cove Inn, responded to this review

We are sorry you did not enjoy your stay with us. If you would of told us of ANY problem with the room, we could of offered you another. There was never any mention of any issues with the room, during your stay or at check-out. We also have had no complaints from ANY other guests. Before your arrival, I... More 

Morrice, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 April 2011

We went to the casino to get a room and it was sold out. We found the Bear Cove Inn, and were we glad! Way better rate, way friendlier staff! The rooms were so cute and unique. We had a great time. The owners were so nice and helpful. And the shuttle took us to and from the casino the... More 

1 Thank baileyeh
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 April 2011

Not much I can add to the previous reviews except a hearty DITTO! Bob and Elaine were fantastic. After a day, my wife and I felt we knew them forever. Great place, great owners, cannot recommend highly enough.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Casino and Gambling
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
2055 Business Loop I-75, Saint Ignace, MI 49781 Sleep in our "Forest Themed Rooms" on your next visit to St. Ignace. Now available - 2 bedroom cottage - fully furnished. Call for details! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bear Cove Inn

Address: 2055 Business Loop 75, Saint Ignace, MI 49781-9413
Region: United States > Michigan > Upper Peninsula > Mackinac County > Saint Ignace
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Bear Cove Hotel
Hotel Style:
#2 Casino Hotel in Saint Ignace
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“don't think twice about NOT stopping here! we are still talking about it!”
 of 5 bubbles forte2014a, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Check the website for the various theme rooms - they all look like fun!”
 of 5 bubbles Y5254MXdonnas, 11 Oct 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms were on the ground floor and you parked right outside your door..”
 of 5 bubbles RuthK450, 17 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Large Bear Room is tucked away around the corner, off the main street. We found it to be very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles vegas04, 13 Aug 2015 | Read review
“The King room on the front was a bit noisy with morning constructions starting at 7am and regular traffic, but not un"bear"able.”
 of 5 bubbles MotownMo, 3 Aug 2015 | Read review
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